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Woodcarving - Fall 2019

  • 19 Sep 2019
  • 5 Dec 2019
  • 12 sessions
  • 19 Sep 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 26 Sep 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 3 Oct 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 10 Oct 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 17 Oct 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 24 Oct 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 31 Oct 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 7 Nov 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 14 Nov 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 21 Nov 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 28 Nov 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • 5 Dec 2019, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
  • Class One
  • 4


  • A group of individuals who get together and work on their wood carving projects. We share ideas and help each other with techniques for different stages of the projects.


Course description:

The woodcarving group is looking for new members.  Come on out at 9:00 AM on September 5th, 12th or 19th to observe or try it for yourself.  There is no instructor, but we share ideas and techniques.  The group will lend you some  tools to try out during the introduction, but each participant must have their own tools after that.  As a minimum, a carving knife, gouge, sandpaper are needed, or if using power tools a Dremel and burrs.  Wear work clothes and have a good apron to catch the shavings and dust.  Participants, both men and women, range from beginner and up.  A fee is charged for the wood rough cut.  Due to space, the group is limited to about 12.If you decide to join the group, you must be a member of Confederation Park 55+ Activity Centre and there will be a quarterly fee to Confederation Park for the wood carving session.

What does the instructor bring to the course? 

No instructor – self-directed

What equipment is required by the student to bring to class?

Small hand tools, carving knife, gouge, sandpaper, power tools (Dremel)

What equipment will the instructor provide the students?

Not applicable. No instructor. Self-directed.

What clothing is required?

Work clothes and apron.

What level of competency should the student be at to attend this course?

From beginner and up.

Is a partner required?


Is this course available for drop-ins?

No, but drop in, observe, ask questions, you may find a hobby you enjoy.

Is there anything else you would like the students to know about your class?

Fee charged for wood rough cut.

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